Category: food

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The extra B is for BYOBB!

I tried not to be a pig, really I did. I “grilled” some spice-rubbed pork chops last night and served them up with some naan and hummus because I was just too lazy to create a “full” meal. Even so,...

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coupons: Step yo’ game up

After having to demand my receipt yesterday morning, this morning the cashier made sure to grab it, add this new stamp to it, and then hand it to me. I don’t know if people simply weren’t aware of the promotion...

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Hey… let’s be careful out there

Wouldn’t you know this morning the woman in Starbucks didn’t offer me a receipt? Then another woman, after the first had just ripped mine off the top of the long printout of abandoned receipts, took it and was about to...

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Two dollars! Two dollars!

I’m a little impressed. Generally whenever Starbucks has a promotion, the stores nearest me seem to have never heard of it, have completely wrong information, or pull the “participating locations” crap. Looking to bring more value-seeking consumers through its doors...

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Mmm, single-serving whole birds…

There really is nothing quite like roasting birds in the house with plenty of garlic (and thyme or rosemary too). Even if I completely screwed up the hens, the smell in my apartment would have been good enough that resorting...

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Sunday Sampler

What is it about elevators that allow them to retain a distinct memory of the aromas of previous riders? In recent days my morning ride down has been filled with the smell of an over-cologner, wet dog and just this...

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There should be a law!

All I’m saying is that it should be illegal for the Five Guys at Columbia Heights to close at 11pm. Kyle and I got off the train, fresh from movies and drinking. There were plenty of Nats and DC United...

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*ugh…

There is nothing quite like the feeling of an “innocent” cocktail kicking your ass. Last night at Halo I had an Elderflower Fizz, a nice little cocktail or so I thought. About a shot or two each of gin and...

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food: pleasure is the path to joy

This message is a public service. These ice creams are extremely sensually overwhelming and will likely leave you in a dessert coma. They seemed innocent, especially the vanilla honey bee flavor which came with a cute little website, and encouraged...